of car rescued by Burnham-On-Sea fire crews 'recovering slowly'
firefighters were called out late on Monday (September 3rd) to rescue
a motorist from this car in a ditch.
from Burnham were called to the vehicle at 11.45pm in Wick Road,
member thanked the fire crews on social media and said the lady
"is recovering slowly".
fire appliances from Burnham-On-Sea were sent following a call from
the ambulance requesting their attendance.
car had left the carriageway and come to rest in a ditch, trapping
a passenger," said a fire spokesman.
after arriving and assessing the scene crews set to work, along
with paramedics, stabilising the vehicle before extricating the
female passenger, and making both the vehicle and scene safe."
incident was brought under control shortly after 12.20am and duty
of care was left with both Police and the Ambulance service.